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favour

Definitions of favour
  1. noun
    an act of gracious kindness
    synonyms: favor
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    types:
    good turn, turn
    a favor for someone
    type of:
    benignity, kindness
    a kind act
  2. noun
    an inclination to approve
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    disposition, inclination, tendency
    an attitude of mind especially one that favors one alternative over others
  3. noun
    a feeling of favorable regard
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    type of:
    approval
    a feeling of liking something or someone good
  4. noun
    an advantage to the benefit of someone or something
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    type of:
    advantage, vantage
    the quality of having a superior or more favorable position
  5. verb
    consider as the favorite
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    type of:
    consider, reckon, regard, see, view
    deem to be
  6. verb
    treat gently or carefully
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    type of:
    save, spare
    refrain from harming
  7. verb
    bestow a privilege upon
    synonyms: favor, privilege
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    type of:
    allow, countenance, let, permit
    consent to, give permission
  8. verb
    promote over another
    synonyms: favor, prefer
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    types:
    advantage
    give an advantage to
    type of:
    advance, elevate, kick upstairs, promote, raise, upgrade
    give a promotion to or assign to a higher position
  9. noun
    souvenir consisting of a small gift given to a guest at a party
    synonyms: favor, party favor, party favour
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    types:
    cracker, cracker bonbon, snapper
    a party favor consisting of a paper roll (usually containing candy or a small favor) that pops when pulled at both ends
    type of:
    keepsake, relic, souvenir, token
    something of sentimental value
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